|Free remarks on the spirit of the federal Constitution : the practice of the federal government, and the obligations of the Union, respecting the exclusion of slavery from the territories and new states ... - John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL|
John Adams Library copy inscribed on front cover: "For the Hon. J. Adams from his very respectful serv. R. Walsh. Adams Library 1819."
Keywords: Slavery -- United States Extension to the territories
|Address of John Quincy Adams, to his constituents of the Twelfth Congressional District : at Braintree, September 17th, 1842 .. - Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848|
John Adams Library copy bound with numerous other items, all separately cataloged. Spine title: J.Q. Adams' orations. John Adams Library copy added posthumously to collection. Bookplate: "Given by Hon. Josiah P. Quincy."
Keywords: Slavery -- United States; United States -- Politics and government 1841-1845; Massachusetts -- Politics and government 1775-1865
|Extract from A representation of the injustice and dangerous tendency of tolerating slavery : or Admitting the least claim of private property in the persons of men in England - Sharp, Granville, 1735-1813|
Keywords: Slavery -- Great Britain; Slavery -- United States; Slavery -- Great Britain Colonies; Slavery -- United States; Slavery -- Law and legislation Great Britain Colonies; Slaves -- Legal status, laws, etc. Great Britain; Guinea -- Description and travel Early works to 1800
|Some historical account of Guinea : its situation, produce and the general disposition of its inhabitants. With an inquiry into the rise and progress of the slave-trade, its nature and lamentable effects. Also a re-publication of the sentiments of several authors of note, on this interesting subject; particularly an extract of a treatise, by Granville Sharp - Benezet, Anthony, 1713-1784|
John Adams's signature on title page: "John Adams."
Keywords: Slavery -- Guinea; Slavery -- United States; Slavery -- Great Britain; Slavery; Slavery -- Great Britain Colonies; Guinea -- Description and travel Early works to 1800; Guinea -- History 18th century